HBO announced that Spielberg will air on October 7, 2017. Directed and produced by Susan Lacy, the feature-length documentary will feature interviews with Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams, Christian Bale, Drew Barrymore, Cate Blanchett, Francis Ford Coppola, Daniel Craig, Daniel Day-Lewis, Brian de Palma, Laura Dern, Leonardo DiCaprio, Richard Dreyfuss, Ralph Fiennes, Harrison Ford, David Geffen, Tom Hanks, Dustin Hoffman, Holly Hunter, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Ben Kingsley, Kathleen Kennedy, George Lucas, Liam Neeson, Martin Scorsese, Oprah Winfrey…"HBO to air Steven Spielberg documentary in October"
The Jetsons may be making a come back on the small screen in the next year or two. Unlike the original animated series set, the reboot will be as a live-action sitcom. TV Line first reported the news that Warner Bros. was looking to bring back George Jetson and family. While the series will be shopped around, I’m not about to speculate on what network the series will end up at–if it gets picked up…"Family Guy producer to help reboot The Jetsons"
Conan O’Brien will be returning to San Diego Comic Con in July and will be taping Conan at the Sprekels Theater from Wednesday, July 19 through Saturday, July 22. The episodes will air on TBS in Conan‘s usual time slot except for Friday night and will be made available to watch across the TBS and Team Coco’s digital, mobile and VOD platforms on the day after episodes air. While the show tapes in San Diego,…"Conan O’Brien is returning to San Diego Comic-Con"
FOX announced the dates for their fall season premieres for the upcoming 2017-18 television season. New series airing on Fox in the fall include The Gifted, The Orville, and Ghosted. The Gifted comes from Marvel and is set in the X-Men universe. It will be interesting to see just exactly how the series will tie into the franchise. The Orville comes from Seth MacFarlane and the dramedy sounds really interesting. It’s an hourlong series and…"FOX announces 2017 Fall Season Premieres"
NBC announced the series and season premiere dates for this fall’s new and returning shows. While many eyes will likely be watching This Is Us on Tuesday night, Thursday has been revitalized into Must See TV once more with the lineup of Superstore, The Good Place, Will & Grace, and Great News. With Blindspot moving to Friday nights, one can only wonder what NBC plans to do with the series. Viewership shrank last season when…"NBC announces 2017 Fall Premieres"
The Television Critics Association (TCA) announced the nominees for the 2017 TCA Awards. The 33rd annual TCA Awards will be held on Saturday, August 5, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. To qualify for the awards, a show must have aired most of its season between June 1, 2016 and May 31, 2017. The Career Achievement and Heritage Award winners won’t be announced until that evening. INDIVIDUAL ACHIEVEMENT IN DRAMA Sterling K. Brown, “This Is Us,”…"TCA announces the 2017 TCA Award Nominees"
In tribute to the late Adam West, DC Entertainment has released the unaired episode, “Win, Luthor, Draw,” that featured West as a guest star. Adam West, Batman to a generation of TV fans, passed away last week. One of his final roles was a fittingly comic guest role on NBC’s Powerless in an episode which never made it to air. DC All Access is proud to present this episode in its entirety for a limited…"DC Entertainment releases Adam West’s Powerless episode"
Netflix announced today that they have renewed Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt for a fourth season. Originally set to air for at least one season on NBC in 2015, the series was soon moved over to Netflix with an initial two-season order, where it has recieved critical acclaim over the first three seasons. To date, the series has earned eleven Primetime Emmy Award nominations, including two nominations for Outstanding Comedy Series. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt stars Ellie Kemper…"Netflix renews Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt for Season 4"
Addressing attendees during a panel on Friday at the four-day ATX Festival celebrating television in Austin, Texas, this weekend, Fargo producer Noah Hawley says that season 3 may be the last season for the anthology series. “I wasn’t sure if there would be a second season,” Hawley said during the panel. “I wasn’t sure if there would be a third season. At end of season 1, [FX] said, ‘If you want to leave it there…"Fargo: Noah Hawley Says Season 3 Might Be The Last"
Following Netflix’s decision to cancel Sense8, fans have started a petition to bring back the series created by the Wachowski siblings and J. Michael Straczynski. Netflix’s VP of Original Content, Cindy Holland said the following in a statement. “After 23 episodes, 16 cities and 13 countries, the story of the Sense8 cluster is coming to an end. It is everything we and the fans dreamed it would be: bold, emotional, stunning, kickass and outright unforgettable. …"Netflix cancels Sense8, fans start petition"